Rovenia, aka Dr. Ro, is an award-winning nutritionist, fitness expert, lecturer, media personality, and author of Dr. Ro’s Ten Secrets to Livin’ Healthy.
Dr. Ro earned a B.S. in food and nutrition from Virginia State University, a double master’s degree in community nutrition and broadcast journalism from Howard University, and a Ph.D. in nutritional sciences, also from Howard University.
An articulate and charismatic media pro, Dr. Ro is known and loved by millions of television fans. She was the host of Black Entertainment Television’s Heart & Soul, the first-ever national health and fitness television show for African-American women. She was the nutrition counselor for Lifetime Live on ABC News and the weekly nutritionist to NBC’s morning show in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Ro was also a health expert for the WHUR Adult Mix Morning Show, the leading adult listening radio station in Washington, D.C., where she hosted a weekly segment called Heads Up on Health with Dr. Ro. In addition, she served as medical correspondent for BET News. Dr. Ro has been featured and quoted widely in print venues, including Ebony, O magazine, Essence, and Self, as well as many major daily newspapers. She is also a frequent expert on The View and Dr. Oz.
Explore more at Dr. Ro’s website: www.everythingro.com